Trains from York to Swindon

York to Swindon train information

York Swindon train map

Train duration 3h46m
Arrival Swindon, England
Departure York, England
Distance 168 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £87.00
Average train price £124.00

All trains from York (Yorkshire and the Humber England) to Swindon (South West England) are provided by Cross Country. The services on board can vary depending on the rail company.

There are 168 miles between the two cities and the average duration between York to Swindon is around 3h46m. Train travel is most of the time the quickest way to travel to Swindon from York, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or taking the plane.

Looking at our data, the best fare to travel by train in the next month is £87.00. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for York to Swindon train tickets

from £87.00 MORE 3h46m
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from £21.00 MORE 8h40m

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Best prices for York to Swindon trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between York and Swindon by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Swindon to York and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
York
Swindon
£87.00 30/09/2021 08:32 21 days ago
York
Swindon
£87.00 30/09/2021 09:00 21 days ago
York
Swindon
£118.40 30/09/2021 08:44 Cross Country 21 days ago
York
Swindon
£127.00 30/09/2021 08:02 21 days ago
York
Swindon
£199.00 30/09/2021 08:22 21 days ago

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Discount York - Swindon train tickets

The most efficient way to pay less on your York Swindon train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to calculate how many trips you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a York Swindon ticket is £123.68 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £123.68: £88/£123.68 = 0.71. It will take you approximately 1 trips from Swindon to York (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most adult fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
York to Swindon train £123.68 £82.45 £41.23 0.71

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare